Essays about: "Economic Elite"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 47 essays containing the words Economic Elite.

  1. 1. We Want to Be in the Room Where it Happens : Challenges for Women's Representation in the Zambian Parliament

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Deborah Solomon; [2019]
    Keywords : Women Peace and Security; Representation; Zambia; Human Security; kvinnor fred och säkerhet; Zambia; mänsklig säkerhet;

    Abstract : This essay explores the cultural and socio-economic barriers for women’s political representation in Zambian politics as well as the importance of women’s representation for their human security. Due to a Western focus on earlier research, a developing country was chosen in order to investigate any differing perspectives that would emerge. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Socialization and Cultivation of Children in Economic Elite Families in Recife : An Investigation of Family Educational Strategies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, didaktik och utbildningsstudier

    Author : Henry Leonard Peters; [2019]
    Keywords : Educational Strategies; Economic Elite; Brazil;

    Abstract : Brazil is a country with great social disparities, in which most often those who are poor stay poor, and those who are rich stay rich. While literature on the former is extensive, the lifestyles of the latter is a highly understudied research area. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Copenhill Crisis. The Dark Side of Planning The Greenest Waste-fired Power Plant Ever Seen

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ulrik Kohl; [2019]
    Keywords : urban politics; power plant; neoliberal planning; iconicity; city marketing; sustainable energy; waste-to-energy; dark side of planning;

    Abstract : This thesis is about the making of a power plant. It sheds light on how neoliberal ideas shape large public investments in sustainable energy infrastructure. It tells the story of how the City of Copenhagen decided to build what was claimed to be the greenest waste-fired power plant in the world: Copenhill. READ MORE

  4. 4. A ‘social Europe’ for workers? Framing analysis of the posted work debate in the Council (2016-2017)

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Mathilde Brunet; [2018]
    Keywords : posted work; framing; social Europe; European Council; negotiations;

    Abstract : In a context of rising inequalities in the European Union, accompanied by a certain mistrust in the capacity of the European institutions to improve and secure the social conditions of the citizens, the question of ‘social Europe’ is more than ever source of debate and interrogations. Focusing on the revision of the Posting of Workers Directive, proposed by the Commission in 2016, this thesis analyses the way the European Ministers framed this revision and ‘social Europe’ more broadly during the negotiations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Estonia’s Security: A Case Study of Internal and External Perceptions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jana Bendel; [2018]
    Keywords : small states; security; perceptions; role theory; Estonia; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Estonia is facing a challenging security situation, given the broad spectrum of threats and its historical and geopolitical ties to Russia. With that in mind, this qualitative case study aims at providing an overview of Estonia’s security by establishing the similarities and differences between internal and external perceptions and applying role theory to the findings. READ MORE